More than 200 protesters rallied Thursday outside of the state Capitol to protest the state’s push for comprehensive sex education and lessons on gender fluidity in California public schools.
The rally, organized by Informed Parents of California, called for a rejection of California Board of Education’s proposed Health Education Framework, which they said teaches students too much information and too soon.
The State Board of Education will vote to adopt the Health Education Framework in May, which provides guidance for teachers and administrators on how to teach health education.
The proposed framework covers a wide variety of matters including nutrition and physical activity, sexual health, alcohol and drugs, as well as mental, emotional and social health. Every school district has the autonomy to choose its